Community Services

Community Library Cards

Community Use of Library PCs (WORD document)

Community Use of Library Spaces (WORD document)

High School Student Use of the Library (WORD document)

Community Library Cards

Residents of Elkhart, LaGrange, or northern Kosciusko Counties may purchase a library card for $25.00 per year.

The annual fee is waived for the following individuals:
  • GC Alumnus
  • Minister (active or retired)
  • Spouse of current GC student
  • Spouse or child of current GC employee
  • Teacher at public, parochial schools and day care centers (Elkhart County only)
  • Visiting researcher/scholar at GC or AMBS (must have authorization from sponsoring institution/department)
  • Faculty, staff and students from institutions participating in reciprocal borrowing programs such as PALNI and ALI, which include AMBS, Notre Dame, St. Mary's, IUSB, Grace, and 60+ additional Indiana colleges and universities (more information is available upon request)
Check out times and renewal options for those with community library cards are as follows:
Books 3-week checkout, one renewal allowed
Videos and DVDs checkout not allowed
Periodicals may be used in the library only
Reserves checkout not allowed
Curriculum materials checkout not allowed
Children's books 3-week checkout, one renewal allowed
Books may be renewed by telephone (574-535-7427). Fines are $.25 per day per book. Materials may be recalled if they are needed by a faculty member for a class.
Updated 18-Nov-2011 SWH